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Certificate III in Funeral Operations

National ID: SIF30313 | State ID: J577

 

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who are employed to perform a range of skilled operations in funeral homes or mortuaries.

Individuals in these roles work relatively autonomously, participate in teams and may coordinate and supervise others. They require discretion and judgement in the provision of service, work requirements and contingency measures. Knowledge and application of funeral services industry protocols is required when dealing with the bereaved.

Not all study modes are offered at all campuses. Please check with your local campus for study modes and elective units offered.

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OLNA or NAPLAN 9 Band 8 C Grades in Year 10 English and Maths or equivalent Certificate I or Certificate II
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Your qualification prepares you for roles such as:

These individuals, depending on their expertise, may work in:
- mortuaries, carrying out support activities and body preparation procedures under supervision
- funeral homes, carrying out funeral and burial sales activities and assisting with the conduct of funerals.

Further study opportunities:

Certificate IV in Funeral Services

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Where Bunbury
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Bunbury Campus
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This course is available for Semester 1
This course is available for Semester 2

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Please contact the college to receive an indicative price for this course.

Concessions (for eligible courses at certificate levels I to IV) and annual course fee caps may apply. Other charges may apply.

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Students in Diploma qualifications and above may be assisted through a loan under the Commonwealth Government's VET Student Loan scheme. Only an Australian citizen, a permanent humanitarian visa holder and resident in Australia, or a New Zealand Special Visa 444 student who can also provide evidence of a WACE Certificate (completion of Year 12) or equivalent can apply for a loan. For more information please see http://studyassist.gov.au/sites/StudyAssist/

For information on the VET Student Loan process at South Regional TAFE please see http://www.southregionaltafe.wa.edu.au/futurestudents/vet-student-loans

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Fees, charges, available locations, applications, and enrolment procedures for international students are different to those applicable to local students.
International students can only study full-time. For information on international student fees and application, please follow this link to the TAFE International WA website www.tafeinternational.wa.edu.au/courses

Units

Core Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Deal with grief responsesSIFXIND003WG633
Follow infection and contamination control proceduresSIFXWHS002WG647
Provide service to clientsSIFXCSS001WG626
General Elective Units
Unit Title National ID Unit of Study
Advise on funeral and burial products and servicesSIFXCSS002WG627
Arrange and oversee viewingsSIFFFNL004WG616
Arrange funeralsSIFFFNL005WG617
Coordinate interaction with clientsSIFXCSS004WG629
Coordinate teamsSIFXMGT001WG635
Deliver and monitor a service to customersBSBCUS301AUM29
Develop product and service knowledge for customer engagement operationBSBCUE309AUH51
Follow work health and safety proceduresSIFXWHS001WG646
Transfer coffins and casketsSIFFFNL003WG615
Use business technologyBSBWOR204AUK98
Work effectively in the funeral services industrySIFXIND002WG632
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This course was available for Semester 2, 2016.
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This course is available for Semester 1, 2017.

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